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3 Dallas Deals for National Grilled Cheese Day

What’s gooey, cheesy, and dips perfectly in ketchup? Grilled cheese, of course. Tomorrow, April 12, is National Grilled Cheese Day, which is by far one of the best holidays ever invented. Whether it’s a plain Jane grilled cheese or a fancy prosciutto-and-tomato, there’s always room for one more.

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Is Dallas Getting Tired of Restaurant Week?

I love good deals, but whenever Central Market’s Restaurant Week hits town, I like to hide in my little cave. Too many people oot and aboot. No parking spots. My blue Honda Civic can’t handle it. I still like checking the website to see which restaurants are participating every year. Looks like newcomers, like Belly […]

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The Stand on McKinney Will Deliver Beer and Cigarettes With Your Order

Vices! Getcha vices! Vices all with one call! The Stand, the upscale concession style restaurant on McKinney Avenue is now offering cigarettes and beer with your delivery order. They claim: “Date night just got more convenient and safer.” I’m asking: “How long do I have to wait for a Mac Daddy Dog, carton of Camels, […]

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Free Ticket Giveaway: Two Passes to Rock and Roll Tacos/La Grange Soft Opening

My taco buddy José Ralat-Maldonado (aka Taco Trail) is crazy about Rock and Roll Tacos, and he reports that owner James Quiñonez is taking over LaGrange’s kitchen and revamping the restaurant to become more serious about its tacos. José writes: For one, he’s installing the bed of a 1954 Chevy pickup truck converted into a salsa bar […]

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Email Deals on Restaurants in Dallas: Good, Bad, or Ugly

Do you get several emails a day from companies like Groupon that offer discounted meals at Dallas restaurants?Some local businesses have experienced great success while others have lost money and have spent hours haggling with dissatisfied potential customers. One consumer asks the question My girlfriend knows I love [fancy Italian restaurant], and she came across […]

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